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    Francesco Hair Salon - F and Scissors Logo

    Cutting & Styling Course
    The Perfect Finish

    Fundamental Level Course

    Course Type

    Cutting & Styling

    Course Level

    Fundamental

    Course Cost

    £240

    Course Length

    1 Day

    Suitable for...

    Hairdressers beginning their hair cutting and styling journey or looking to revisit the foundations of cutting and styling. Ideal for Aprentices and Graduate Stylists.

    Course Info

    A one day course that helps showcase:
    • The latest on trend styling techniques
    • How to use different tools to achieve different results for variety in your work
    • Tips for healthy hair and the perfect blow dry
    • Tips on how to look for and suggest the newest styles for your client
    • How to know what is the right product to use for each client
    • How to develop an eye for detail that will make your work stand out

    The Perfect Finish is a fun and hands on day, where you can experiment with your styling techniques and perfect your signature finished looks. Delegates can either use a Block head or bring a colleague to practise on. We will teach the best ways to get the most out of your client's hair no matter what the season, enabling Stylists to create the most Instagrammable results to be utilised on the Salon's social media.

    Course Content

    AM
    • Introduction to tools and products
    • Styling Science Session - explore and compare different blowdrying and heated tool techniques so that you can make better choices about how to style in future.

    PM
    • Create a signature look blow dry

    Motivation

    Be trend aware, learn new techniques, increase skill set, confidence and salon's social media presence.

    Creative

    Trend focussed. Hands on experience of many techniques and creating a variety of looks.

    Business

    Enhance your ability to blow dry. Charge more for better skills; upselling and retailing. How to sell the complete look with Instagram-worthy pictures of your work.

    Equipment Required

    Hairdryer, Denman or Vess Brush, Paddle Brush, A Variety of Round Brushes, Six Sectioning Clips. If Possible Bring A Colleague With Long Hair And Any Heated Tools You May Possess.

    Equipment Provided

    Blocks, Heated Tools, Curl Clips, Products.

    Course Date/s

    Tuesday 18th June 2024
    Tuesday 5th November 2024

    Time

    9.30am - 5.00pm

    Venue

    FG MAN - 6 Lichfield Road, Stafford, ST17 4JX
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    Educator/s

    Paul Corbett

    Paul Corbett - Francesco Hair Salon Educator





    Francesco Hair Salon - F and Scissors Logo

    Cutting & Styling Course
    Get Set To Cut

    Fundamental Level Course

    Course Type

    Cutting & Styling

    Course Level

    Fundamental

    Course Cost

    £480

    Course Length

    2 Days

    Suitable for...

    Hairdressers beginning their hair cutting and styling journey or looking to revisit the foundations of cutting and styling. Ideal for Aprentices and Graduate Stylists.

    Course Info

    A Two Day Course to begin an Apprentice's journey towards their goal of becoming a talented stylist. 'A fun, focused two days spent exploring the details behind the core cutting techniques needed to start your path towards becoming a qualified Stylist'.

    Course Content

    • 8 Essential Cutting Techniques
    • The effects of angles, tension and precision
    • Perfecting your stance and posture
    • Essential tools

    Foundation cutting tips featuring:

    • Long One Length
    • Inverted Layers
    • Forward Graduation
    • One Length Descending
    • One Length Horizontal
    • Descending Graduation
    • Horizontal Layers
    • Diagonal Layers

    Motivation

    Learn new skills, self development, progression, build your confidence.

    Creative

    Learn the skills needed to develop creatively.

    Business

    Begin your business path and the skills needed for a successful career.

    Equipment Required

    Delegates will need: Hairdryer, Scissors, Cutting Comb, Six Sectioning Clips, a Denman or Vess Brush to blow dry.

    Equipment Provided

    Delegates will need: Hairdryer, Scissors, Cutting Comb, Six Sectioning Clips, a Denman or Vess Brush to blow dry.

    Course Date/s

    Tuesday 27th February - Wednesday 28th February 2024
    Tuesday 4th June - Wednesday 5th June 2024
    Tuesday 1st October - Wednesday 2nd October 2024

    Time

    9.30am - 5.00pm

    Venue

    FG MAN - 6 Lichfield Road, Stafford, ST17 4JX
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    Educator/s

    Paul Corbett

    Paul Corbett - Francesco Hair Salon Educator





    Francesco Hair Salon - F and Scissors Logo

    Cutting & Styling Course
    Classic Cutting

    Fundamental Level Course

    Course Type

    Cutting & Styling

    Course Level

    Fundamental

    Course Cost

    £960

    Course Length

    4 Days

    Suitable for...

    Hairdressers beginning their hair cutting and styling journey or looking to revisit the foundations of cutting and styling. Ideal for Aprentices and Graduate Stylists.

    Course Info

    A four-day in-depth look at:

    • 16 core Classic Cutting techniques
    • The effects of angles, tension and precision
    • Basic cutting tips
    • Perfecting your stance and posture
    • The three main principle methods of cutting
    • Essential tools

    Experience an in depth look at the Francesco Hair Salon Classic Cutting techniques, which are the foundation of our strong hairdressing standards. An essential course for any hairdresser or hairdressing student who is on their cutting journey, the Francesco Hair Salon's 'Classic Cutting' course is also recommended for any stylist wishing to rejuvenate their technique and heighten their standards.

    Course Content

    5 hair cutting techniques to be learned each day for the first three days, using an in depth step-by-step watch and repeat learning method, along with visual examples of diagrams and imagery to demonstrate the techniques and potential results. The final day will involve cutting hair on live guests, working on consultation and design skills as well as precision, personalisation and finishing techniques.

    Motivation

    Refine skills and gain new knowledge to cut to the highest standard, removing the fear.

    Creative

    Learn the techniques needed for creative work and real inspirational examples.

    Business

    Gain a higher standard of work and an induction into Francesco Group salons' techniques and methodology.

    Equipment Required

    Delegates will need: Scissors, Cutting Combs of varying lengths, Six Sectioning Clips, Hairdryer, a Denman or Vess Brush to wrap dry, Straightening Irons.

    Equipment Provided

    We will provide: Blocks (1-2 per person), Writing Materials, PowerPoint Projection, Heated Tools.

    Course Date/s

    Week 1 - Tuesday 12th & Wednesday 13th March 2024
    Week 2 - Tuesday 19th & Wednesday 20th March 2024

    Week 1 - Tuesday 14th & Wednesday 14th May 2024
    Week 2 - Tuesday 21st & Wednesday 22nd May 2024

    Week 1 - Tuesday 25th & Wednesday 26th June 2024
    Week 2 - Tuesday 2nd & Wednesday 3rd July 2024

    Week 1 - Tuesday 17th & Wednesday 18th September 2024
    Week 2 - Tuesday 24th & Wednesday 25th September 2024

    Week 1 - Tuesday 12th & Wednesday 13th November 2024
    Week 2 - Tuesday 19th & Wednesday 20th November 2024

    Time

    9.30am - 5.00pm

    Venue

    FG MAN - 6 Lichfield Road, Stafford, ST17 4JX
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    Educator/s

    Paul Corbett

    Paul Corbett - Francesco Hair Salon Educator





    Francesco Hair Salon - F and Scissors Logo

    Cutting & Styling Course
    Vardering

    Fundamental Level Course

    Course Type

    Cutting & Styling

    Course Level

    Fundamental

    Course Cost

    £3,600

    Course Length

    3 Weeks

    Suitable for...

    Apprentices or Graduate Stylists who have completed the Francesco Group Fundamnentals and are about to become commercial Stylists.

    Course Info

    Explore your creative and commercial cutting skills as a Stylist as you attend Francesco Hair Salon's 3 week 'Vardering' programme. Designed to help you understand cutting and styling techniques on a deeper level, you will work closely with Advanced Creative Director, Paul Corbett and guest artists who will help you to push your skills in both cutting and styling while giving your clients an amazing guest experience. Delegates must have completed their Level 2 Hair Professional qualification and also have a confident grasp of the 15 Francesco Group Classic Cutting techniques.

    Course Content

    • An induction day which seeks to set up a positive, teamwork based environment for learning and supporting each other and explores how to treat guests, how to cope with being busy and current strengths and weaknesses.
    • Product Knowledge and the ability to offer treatments and home care to every guest.
    • Styling Science Lab - experimenting with technique and products to achieve perfect finishing results.
    • Designing long, mid-length and short haircuts in a way that tailors the shape to each guest's needs.
    • A presentation of their journey to be able to reflect upon their development and build their own confidence with who they are and how far they have come.
    • An end of day performance review at the end of each session to ensure that they are clear in their progression and where they need to improve.
    • Precision cutting skills, applying different techniques next to each other in different areas of the head shape to encourage design.
    • An introduction to Men's Hairdressing skills.

    Motivation

    • Perfect cutting and styling techniques
    • Understand how to make the right choices when choosing your method to create a style
    • Learn face shapes and how to tailor your haircuts to your clients needs - Perfect your consultations
    • Learn how to make recommendations

    Creative

    • Push your creativity and refine your standards
    • Learn how to find inspiration
    • Design haircuts tailored to each individual client in the salon

    Business

    • Upscale your product knowledge and develop your confidence in making recommendations
    • Get your clients booking back in with you and build a successful column

    Equipment Required

    Delegates will need their complete hairdressing kit ie; Scissors, Thinning Scissors, Razor, Round Brushes (small to large), Paddle Brush, Denman or Vess Brush, Sectioning Clips, Straightening Irons, Curling Tongs, Curling Wand.

    Equipment Provided

    Blocks (1-2 per person)

    Course Date/s

    Week 1 - Monday 15th - Friday 19th January 2024
    Week 2 - Monday 22nd - Friday 26th January 2024
    Week 3 - Monday 29th January - Friday 2nd February 2024

    Week 1 - Monday 15th - Friday 19th April 2024
    Week 2 - Monday 22nd - Friday 26th April 2024
    Week 3 - Monday 29th April - Friday 3rd May 2024

    Week 1 - Monday 8th - Friday 12th July 2024
    Week 2 - Monday 15th - Friday 19th July 2024
    Week 3 - Monday 22nd - Friday 26th July 2024

    Week 1 - Monday 7th - Friday 11th October 2024
    Week 2 - Monday 14th - Friday 18th October 2024
    Week 3 - Monday 21st - Friday 25th Ocotber 2024

    Time

    9.00am - 5.00pm

    Venue

    FG MAN - 6 Lichfield Road, Stafford, ST17 4JX
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    Educator/s

    Paul Corbett, Anya Dellicompagni, Shaun Buckingham

    Paul Corbett - Francesco Hair Salon Educator, Anya Dellicompagni - Francesco Hair Salon Educator, Shaun Buckingham - Francesco Hair Salon Educator





    Francesco Hair Salon - F and Scissors Logo

    Cutting & Styling Course
    Advanced Bob Techniques

    Expert Level Course

    Course Type

    Cutting & Styling

    Course Level

    Expert

    Course Cost

    £240

    Course Length

    1 Day

    Suitable for...

    Hairdressers looking to perfect their commercial hair cutting and styling skills in specific key areas.

    Ideal for Stylists and Senior Stylists.

    Minimum 1 year salon floor qualified experience

    Course Info

    • Learn and understand the history of one of the most iconic and important shapes in our industry
    • Be able to design a tailor made shape using a unique consultation method
    • Understand the importance of choosing the right layering and graduation techniques to create your client's unique style
    • Understand the importance of angles
    • When to choose precision, disconnection and/or soft textures

    Spend a day with us looking at one of the most iconic and timeless haircuts in our industry. Using Francesco Hair Salon's Classic and Advanced cutting techniques, we will help you to perfect your precision and expand on your creativity when creating your salon friendly Bob styles. Ideal for qualified hairdressers who are looking for ways to add a unique and perfected style to their Bobs.

    Course Content

    AM - History, theory and modern trend examples of the Bob style. Step-by-step learning of a soft, commercial Bob

    PM - Step-by-step precision cut Bob

    Motivation

    Remove the fear and be inspired, refine and improve your skills.

    Creative

    Inspiring visuals, new techniques, a different way of looking at hair.

    Business

    Confidence suggesting new styles, more variety and precision in your work.

    Equipment Required

    Delegates will need: Scissors, Cutting Combs of varying lengths, Six Sectioning Clips, Hairdryer, a Denman or Vess Brush to wrap dry, Straightening Irons.

    Equipment Provided

    We will provide: Blocks (one per person), PowerPoint Projection, Writing Materials, Products, Heated Tools.

    Course Date/s

    Tuesday 6th February 2024
    Monday 3rd June 2024

    Time

    9.30am - 5.00pm

    Venue

    FG MAN - 6 Lichfield Road, Stafford, ST17 4JX
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    Educator/s

    Paul Corbett, Mark Izzard, Kelby Hunt

    Paul Corbett - Francesco Hair Salon Educator, Mark Izzard - Francesco Hair Salon Educator, Kelby Hunt - Francesco Hair Salon Educator





    Francesco Hair Salon - F and Scissors Logo

    Cutting & Styling Course
    Perfecting Short Hair

    Expert Level Course

    Course Type

    Cutting & Styling

    Course Level

    Expert

    Course Cost

    £240

    Course Length

    1 Day

    Suitable for...

    Hairdressers looking to perfect their commercial hair cutting and styling skills in specific key areas.

    Ideal for Stylists and Senior Stylists.

    Minimum 1 year salon floor qualified experience

    Course Info

    A one day course focusing on short hair cuts:

    • Understand the impact that short hair has when cut well
    • A focus on the many types of short hairstyles that are possible and when they suit
    • How to break down a short haircut to remove your fears
    • How to talk someone through your ideas during the consultation
    • How to create movement in short hair

    Featuring demonstrations, theory and practical work; Perfecting Short Hair, is the perfect day for anybody looking to advance their short hair cutting skills. As we look at the many factors that contribute towards what makes a beautiful short style, you will feel inspired to create more varied looks using the methods practised on this course. Recommended for qualified hairdressers who have an understanding of Classic and Advanced cutting techniques.

    Course Content

    AM - A look into the theory and history of short haircuts; techniques, consultation methods, step-by-step mirror learning, textured style

    PM - Learn a second short haircut using step-by-step mirrored learning

    Motivation

    Remove the fear and be inspired, refine and improve your skills.

    Creative

    Inspiring visuals, new techniques, a different way of looking at hair.

    Business

    Enhance your ability to blow dry. Charge more for better skills; upselling and retailing. How to sell the complete look with Instagram-worthy pictures of your work.

    Equipment Required

    Delegates will need: Scissors, Cutting Comb (preferably short), Thinning Scissors, Razor, Six Sectioning Clips, Hairdryer, Straightening Irons, Curling Tools, Denman or Vess Brush, Smaller Size Round Brushes.

    Equipment Provided

    We will provide: Blocks (one per person), PowerPoint Projection, Writing Materials, Products, Heated Tools.

    Course Date/s

    Monday 4th March 2024
    Tuesday 30th July 2024

    Time

    9.30am - 5.00pm

    Venue

    FG MAN - 6 Lichfield Road, Stafford, ST17 4JX
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    Educator/s

    Paul Corbett, Mark Izzard, Kelby Hunt

    Paul Corbett - Francesco Hair Salon Educator, Mark Izzard - Francesco Hair Salon Educator, Kelby Hunt - Francesco Hair Salon Educator





    Francesco Hair Salon - F and Scissors Logo

    Cutting & Styling Course
    Razor Focus

    Creative Level Course

    Course Type

    Cutting & Styling

    Course Level

    Creative

    Course Cost

    £240

    Course Length

    1 Day

    Suitable for...

    Hairdressers wishing to explore creative hairdressing techniques and energize their passion for hair cutting.

    Ideal for Senior Stylists and above.

    Minimum 2 years salon floor qualified experience.

    Course Info

    A one day course focusing on:

    • An introduction or re-introduction to razor cutting techniques.
    • When to decide to use the razor.
    • Two haircuts utilising razor cutting methods.
    • A focus on razor cut trends.

    Francesco Hair Salon's Razor Focus course is a fantastic step into how, when and why to use the razor as a tool to liberate your haircutting techniques. The day is spent working through two styles utilising multiple razor cutting techniques.

    Course Content

    AM - An introduction to the razor, when to use it, different techniques, trend analysis, step-by-step razor cut.

    PM - Step-by-step razor cut, how to maintain the cut, how to take care of your razor.

    Motivation

    Be inspired, add variety to your day, expand your knowledge and techniques, build confidence.

    Creative

    Learn new trends and techniques, free up your capabilities, look at hair in a new way.

    Business

    Begin your business path and the skills needed for a successful career.

    Equipment Required

    A razor with replacement blade Scissors and Thinning Scissors Cutting combs Six sectioning clips A hairdryer with Diffuser Straightening Irons Denman or Vess Brush

    Equipment Provided

    We will provide: Blocks (one per person), PowerPoint Projection, Writing Materials, Products, Heated Tools.

    Course Date/s

    Tuesday 9th April 2024
    Monday 2nd September 2024

    Time

    9.30am - 5.00pm

    Venue

    FG MAN - 6 Lichfield Road, Stafford, ST17 4JX
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    Educator/s

    Paul Corbett

    Paul Corbett - Francesco Hair Salon Educator





    Francesco Hair Salon - F and Scissors Logo

    Cutting & Styling Course
    Precision Cutting

    Creative Level Course

    Course Type

    Cutting & Styling

    Course Level

    Creative

    Course Cost

    £240

    Course Length

    1 Day

    Suitable for...

    Hairdressers wishing to explore creative hairdressing techniques and energize their passion for hair cutting.

    Ideal for Senior Stylists and above.

    Minimum 2 years salon floor qualified experience.

    Course Info

    A one day course focusing on the art and shapes of Precision Cutting.
    Learn about the fascinating art of 'Precision Cutting'. Create bold, sharp shapes using expert techniques. Understand how your body movement affects your haircuts, and how the placement of hair affects our face shapes. This course will elevate your cutting ability and give you the knowledge to always understand why you cut certain ways.

    Course Content

    AM - An introduction to precision cutting. Finding inspiration. Step-by-step haircut.

    PM - Understanding face shapes. Step-by-step precision cut.

    Motivation

    Be inspired, add variety to your day, expand your knowledge and techniques, build confidence. Elevate your career.

    Creative

    Be creative. View hair and face shapes in a new way. Tailor your haircuts with individuality.

    Business

    Gain a higher standard of work and an induction into Francesco Group salons' techniques and methodology.

    Equipment Required

    Scissors and Thinning Scissors Cutting combs Six sectioning clips A hairdryer Straightening Irons Denman or Vess Brush

    Equipment Provided

    We will provide: Blocks (one per person), PowerPoint Projection, Writing Materials, Products, Heated Tools.

    Course Date/s

    Monday 13th May 2024
    Monday November 25th 2024

    Time

    9.30am - 4.30pm

    Venue

    FG MAN - 6 Lichfield Road, Stafford, ST17 4JX
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    Educator/s

    Paul Corbett

    Paul Corbett - Francesco Hair Salon Educator





    Francesco Hair Salon - F and Scissors Logo

    Colour Course
    Get Set To Colour

    Fundamental Level Course

    Course Type

    Colour

    Course Level

    Fundamental

    Course Cost

    £240

    Course Length

    Suitable for...

    Hairdressers beginning their hair colour and styling journey or looking to revisit the foundations of colouring and styling. Ideal for Aprentices and Graduate Stylists.

    Course Info

    This is the perfect course to take your first steps into the colouring world. This course will give you an insight into the Francesco Group methodology to colour, providing you with the core knowledge and skills to start your colour journey.

    Course Content

    Consultation. Product portfolio. Analysing hair.
    Commercial toning.
    Classic root and full head application.

    Motivation

    Learn new skills to progress your career in colour. Build confidence in colour knowledge and fundamentals.

    Creative

    Think creatively about how colour works within an overall look.

    Business

    Start building your column with fundamental colour services and support other team members.

    Equipment Required

    Tail Comb, Eight Sectioning Clips, Hairdryer, Brushes

    Equipment Provided

    PowerPoint Projection, Blocks, Colour Dispensary, Writing Materials

    Course Date/s

    Monday 25th March - Wednesday 27th March 2024
    Monday 17th June - Wednesday 19th June 2024
    Monday 9th September - Wednesday 11th September 2024

    Time

    9.30am - 4.30pm

    Venue

    FG MAN - 6 Lichfield Road, Stafford, ST17 4JX
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    Educator/s

    TBC






    Francesco Hair Salon - F and Scissors Logo

    Colour Course
    Foiling

    Fundamental Level Course

    Course Type

    Colour

    Course Level

    Fundamental

    Course Cost

    £480

    Course Length

    Suitable for...

    Hairdressers beginning their hair colour and styling journey or looking to revisit the foundations of colouring and styling. Ideal for Aprentices and Graduate Stylists.

    Course Info

    Everything you need to master the fundamentals of foiling! This course will give you an insight into the Francesco Hair Salon methodology to foiling, providing the core knowledge and skills to take away and put into practice within your salon. Get hands on and perfect your sectioning skills and explore a variety of techniques from weaving to slicing. Perfect for any hairdresser who is new to foiling or wanting to brush up on their foiling techniques.

    Course Content

    Day 1 AM

    Neat FG Sectioning utilising plaits to secure hair out of the way
    1/4, 1/2, 3/4 and Full Head
    Sectioning challenge
    Technique 1/4 head (blockwork)
    Weaves and slices
    Root to tip / Roots only


    Day 1 PM

    Full Head Foils
    Seven Minute Section

    Day 2 - Work on timing and precision.

    Motivation

    Learn classic precision techniques. Build your confidence and advance your skills.

    Creative

    Learn classic precision techniques. Build your confidence and advance your skills.

    Business

    Increase your confidence in service upgrading, aftercare and retail. Develop high standards and precise techniques.

    Equipment Required

    Tail Comb, Eight Sectioning Clips, Hairdryer, Brushes

    Equipment Provided

    PowerPoint Projection, Blocks, Colour Dispensary, Writing Materials

    Course Date/s

    Monday 25th March - Tuesday 26th March 2024
    Monday 3rd June - Tuesday 4th June 2024
    Monday 5th August - Tuesday 6th August 2024
    Monday 28th October - Tuesday 29th October 2024

    Time

    9.30am - 4.30pm

    Venue

    FG MAN - 6 Lichfield Road, Stafford, ST17 4JX
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    Educator/s

    Lola Skelton

    Lola Skelton - Francesco Hair Salon Educator





    Francesco Hair Salon - F and Scissors Logo

    Colour Course
    Balayage

    Fundamental Level Course

    Course Type

    Colour

    Course Level

    Fundamental

    Course Cost

    £480

    Course Length

    Suitable for...

    Hairdressers beginning their hair colour and styling journey or looking to revisit the foundations of colouring and styling. Ideal for Aprentices and Graduate Stylists.

    Course Info

    Taking your fundamental first steps into Balayage. This course will teach you fundamental skills to start to offer balayage services within the salon. Get hands on experience and perfect your blending skills and explore techniques.

    Course Content

    Day 1

    Theory on sectioning, product portfolio and 3 techniques to take away to the salon. Painting techniques.


    Day 2

    Clients practising the techniques learned on day one with models. Including different techniques and troubleshooitng and toning.

    Motivation

    Perfect the fundamental balayage techniques.

    Creative

    Explore creative techniques and blending skills.

    Business

    Expand your skillset and offer a wider range of services to your clients.

    Equipment Required

    Tail Comb, Eight Sectioning Clips, Hairdryer, Brushes

    Equipment Provided

    PowerPoint Projection, Blocks, Colour Dispensary, Writing Materials

    Course Date/s

    Monday 12th February -Tuesday 13th February 2024
    Monday 10th June - Tuesday 11th June 2024
    Monday 18th November - Tuesday 19th November 2024

    Time

    9.30am - 4.30pm

    Venue

    FG MAN - 6 Lichfield Road, Stafford, ST17 4JX
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    Educator/s

    Mark Izzard

    Mark Izzard - Francesco Hair Salon Educator





    Francesco Hair Salon - F and Scissors Logo

    Colour Course
    Colour Surgery

    Fundamental Level Course

    Course Type

    Colour

    Course Level

    Fundamental

    Course Cost

    £240

    Course Length

    Suitable for...

    Hairdressers beginning their hair colour and styling journey or looking to revisit the foundations of colouring and styling. Ideal for Aprentices and Graduate Stylists.

    Course Info

    Gain an understanding of choosing colour, principles of hair colour and possible outcomes and solutions. This day will build confidence, giving tips and tricks along with an opportunity to talk out scenarios that are posing potential problems.

    Course Content

    AM theory on colour choices, product introducing colour change and. Banding and colour fade. Colour wheel.

    PM open forum style session of discussion for troubleshooting, testing techniques and swatches with block work.

    Motivation

    Get to grips with and build confidence in new and complex colour services.

    Creative

    Get creative with new techniques and approaches.

    Business

    Offer your clients a high level of colour expertise and expand service options in the salon.

    Equipment Required

    Tail Comb, Eight Sectioning Clips, Hairdryer, Brushes

    Equipment Provided

    PowerPoint Projection, Blocks, Colour Dispensary, Writing Materials

    Course Date/s

    Tuesday 5th March 2024
    Monday 15th July 2024
    Monday 30th September 2024

    Time

    9.30am - 4.30pm

    Venue

    FG MAN - 6 Lichfield Road, Stafford, ST17 4JX
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    Educator/s

    Helen Davis

    Helen Davis - Francesco Hair Salon Educator





    Francesco Hair Salon - F and Scissors Logo

    Colour Course
    Colour Vardering

    Fundamental Level Course

    Course Type

    Colour

    Course Level

    Fundamental

    Course Cost

    £2,160

    Course Length

    3 Weeks

    Suitable for...

    Hairdressers beginning their hair colour and styling journey or looking to revisit the foundations of colouring and styling. Ideal for Aprentices and Graduate Stylists.

    Course Info

    Francesco Hair Salon's 3 week Colour Vardering course our flagship colour programme; designed to help you take the next step on your journey. You will spend three weeks being guided by our Colour education team, this course will elevate your skills to be shop floor ready

    Course Content

    Motivation

    Perfect your colour application skills and understand how and why to choose a colour. Understand how to make the right decisions when creating your desired result.

    Creative

    Learn the latest techniques and trends in the industry.

    Business

    Hone and perfect consulation, application and colour choice skills, to hit the ground running on the salon floor.

    Equipment Required

    Tail Comb, Eight Sectioning Clips, Hairdryer, Brushes

    Equipment Provided

    PowerPoint Projection, Blocks, Colour Dispensary, Writing Materials

    Course Date/s

    Monday 8th April - Wednesday 24th April 2024
    Monday 5th August - Wednesday 21st August 2024
    Monday 28th October - Wednesday 13th Novmeber 2024

    Time

    9.30am - 4.30pm

    Venue

    FG MAN - 6 Lichfield Road, Stafford, ST17 4JX
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    Educator/s

    Helen Davis, Mark Izzard

    Helen Davis - Francesco Hair Salon Educator, Mark Izzard - Francesco Hair Salon Educator





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    Colour Course
    Bleach & Tone

    Expert Level Course

    Course Type

    Colour

    Course Level

    Expert

    Course Cost

    £240

    Course Length

    Suitable for...

    Hairdressers looking to perfect their commercial hair cutting and styling skills in specific key areas. Ideal for Stylists and Senior Stylists. Minimum 1 year salon floor qualified experience.

    Course Info

    Discover the art of scalp bleaching in the salon. A one day course ideal for any hairdresser who fears a bleach client or who craves inspiration for nailing the perfect blonde to vivid creations. How to create the perfect lift, getting to know the product portfolio, learning about when and what to tone with.

    Course Content

    AM - Live demo and exploring the blond studio portfolio.

    PM - Hhands on workshop and toning masterclass.

    Motivation

    Remove the fear of bleach services. Everything you need to know about lifting and toning the perfect blonde look.

    Creative

    Learn about the latest products and creative toning techniques.

    Business

    Expand your skillset and range of services for your clients.

    Equipment Required

    Tail Comb, Eight Sectioning Clips, Hairdryer, Brushes

    Equipment Provided

    PowerPoint Projection, Blocks, Colour Dispensary, Writing Materials

    Course Date/s

    Monday 24th June 2024
    Monday 23rd September 2024

    Time

    9.30am - 4.30pm

    Venue

    FG MAN - 6 Lichfield Road, Stafford, ST17 4JX
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    Educator/s

    TBC






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    Colour Course
    Grey

    Expert Level Course

    Course Type

    Colour

    Course Level

    Expert

    Course Cost

    £125

    Course Length

    Suitable for...

    Hairdressers looking to perfect their commercial hair cutting and styling skills in specific key areas.

    Ideal for Stylists and Senior Stylists. Minimum 1 year salon floor qualified experience.

    Course Info

    Discover ways to open up the conversation of talking grey hair with your clients. Grey hair is one of the most talked about trends in the salon and this course will give the tools to be able to offer the best advice to clients. You will learn the 3 characteristics of grey hair, including covering, enhancing and blending, and how to identify which suits which client.

    Course Content

    AM - Working through why grey? Theory on enhancing, covering and blending grey. Products and perfect techniques.

    PM - Working through case studies.

    Motivation

    Embrace grey! Increase your product knowledge to enhance your skillset as a Colourist.

    Creative

    Think creatively for grey hair solutions with inspirational techniques and product utilisation.

    Business

    Add value to your service with the latest knowledge to advise and guide your clients. Increase service offering.

    Equipment Required

    Notebooks and pens.

    Equipment Provided

    PowerPoint Projection, Blocks, Colour Dispensary, Writing Materials

    Course Date/s

    Tuesday 2nd April 2024
    Monday 7th October 2024

    Time

    9.30am - 1.00pm

    Venue

    FG MAN - 6 Lichfield Road, Stafford, ST17 4JX
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    Educator/s

    Helen Davis

    Helen Davis - Francesco Hair Salon Educator





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    Colour Course
    Colour Correction

    Expert Level Course

    Course Type

    Colour

    Course Level

    Expert

    Course Cost

    £240

    Course Length

    Suitable for...

    Hairdressers looking to perfect their commercial hair cutting and styling skills in specific key areas.

    Ideal for Stylists and Senior Stylists. Minimum 1 year salon floor qualified experience.

    Course Info

    Spend the day learning how to face those colour challenges on the shop floor. This day is an in-depth look at the most valuable techniques and knowledge needed to advance your creative colour knowledge. Learn about what is possible with colour transformation, and feel confident in your ability to advise your clients on new possibilities.

    Course Content

    AM

    Theory on colour corrections techniques covering
    Colour transformation
    Light to dark/dark to light techniques
    Pre-colouring techniques
    Colour matching


    PM

    Block work correction techniques/challenge.

    Motivation

    Remove the fear! Gain innovative colour correction knowledge and the ability to work with confidence throughout the service.

    Creative

    Creative use of colour to achieve a great result every time for your clients.

    Business

    Understand how to breakdown costs and charge your worth. Learn advanced techniques, efficiency, to fast-track your career progression.

    Equipment Required

    Tail Comb, Eight Sectioning Clips, Hairdryer, Brushes

    Equipment Provided

    PowerPoint Projection, Blocks, Colour Dispensary, Writing Materials

    Course Date/s

    Tuesday 7th May 2024
    Tuesday 26th November 2024

    Time

    9.30am - 4.30pm

    Venue

    FG MAN - 6 Lichfield Road, Stafford, ST17 4JX
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    Educator/s

    Helen Davis

    Helen Davis - Francesco Hair Salon Educator





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    Gent's Course
    Intro to Barbering

    Fundamental Level Course

    Course Type

    Gent's

    Course Level

    Fundamental

    Course Cost

    £480

    Course Length

    Suitable for...

    Qualified stylist and those who have completed an Advanced Professional (Level 3) Qualification or Equivalent.

    Course Info

    Understand how & when to use the correct tools on all aspects of men's hair lengths, building a level of understanding to the foundations of layering through shape.

    An introduction into how to incorporate hair clippers in a structured approach.

    Course Content

    Course includes theory, demonstrations and blockwork to cover:

    • Consultation
    • Scissor work
    • Clipper work
    • Texturising
    • Styling
    • Managing client expectations
    • Essential hygiene and maintenance incorporated into the course

    Motivation

    Remove the fear and learn new skills and techniques to work with barbering techniques.

    Creative

    Expand your creative thinking and learn new techniques.

    Business

    Advance your career by expanding your skillset and become a Barbering Specialist. Increase confidence in product utilisation, efficiency and recommendations.

    Equipment Required

    Scissors, Thinning Scissors, Clippers, Trimmers, Guards, Cutting Comb, Clipper Comb (Wide Flat Comb), Hairdryer, a Selection of Styling Brushes.

    Equipment Provided

    PowerPoint Projection, Blocks, Colour Dispensary, Writing Materials

    Course Date/s

    Monday 19th February - Tuesday 20th Febraury 2024
    Monday 20th May - Tuesday 21st May 2024
    Monday 19th August - Tuesday 20th August 2024

    Time

    10.00am - 5.00pm

    Venue

    FG MAN - 6 Lichfield Road, Stafford, ST17 4JX
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    Educator/s

    Shaun Buckingham

    Shaun Buckingham - Francesco Hair Salon Educator





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    Gent's Course
    Tailored Fading

    Expert Level Course

    Course Type

    Gent's

    Course Level

    Expert

    Course Cost

    £240

    Course Length

    Suitable for...

    Advanced Professional (Level 3) Qualified or Equivalent Stylist and Senior Stylist looking to refine their men's techniques.

    Course Info

    Learn to tailor and refine your approach to hair in a structured manner to build consistancy and confidence to your fade work, bringing modern and classic techniques to your knowledge.

    Course Content

    Course is a look'n'learn style only and will consist of demonstrations/theory only covering:

    • Consultation
    • Equipment
    • Skinfades/fades/taper
    • Texturising and finishing whilst managing client expectations.

    Motivation

    Remove the fear and develop in-depth fading techniques to develop your barbering skills.

    Creative

    Expand your creative thinking and learn new techniques.

    Business

    Advance your career by expanding your skillset and become a Barbering Specialist. Increase confidence in product utilisation, efficiency and recommendations.

    Equipment Required

    Notebooks and pens.

    Equipment Provided

    PowerPoint Projection, Blocks, Colour Dispensary, Writing Materials

    Course Date/s

    Monday 18th March 2024
    Monday 17th June 2024
    Monday 16th September 2024

    Time

    10.00am - 5.00pm

    Venue

    FG MAN - 6 Lichfield Road, Stafford, ST17 4JX
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    Educator/s

    Shaun Buckingham

    Shaun Buckingham - Francesco Hair Salon Educator





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    Gent's Course
    Ultimate Barber Day

    Fundamental Level Course

    Course Type

    Gent's

    Course Level

    Fundamental

    Course Cost

    £240

    Course Length

    Suitable for...

    Salon Team's of all levels wanting to gain knowledge and experience in men's hair.

    Course Info

    Course is upon request and will involve consultation prior to build the correct experience for you and your team.

    Course Content

    Course may include theory, demonstrations and practical session to cover: consultation, equipment,skinfades/fades/taper, texturising and finishing whilst managing client expectations with essential hygiene and maintenance is incorporated to suit your teams needs.

    Motivation

    Remove the fear and learn new skills and techniques to work with barbering techniques.

    Creative

    Expand your creative thinking and learn new techniques.

    Business

    Advance your career by expanding your skillset and become a Barbering Specialist. Increase confidence in product utilisation, efficiency and recommendations.

    Equipment Required

    Delegates will need: Scissors, Thinning Scissors, Clippers, Trimmers, Guards, Cutting Comb, Clipper Comb (Wide Flat Comb), Hairdryer, a Selection of Styling Brushes.

    Equipment Provided

    PowerPoint Presentation tools.

    Course Date/s

    Available on request

    Time

    10.00am - 5.00pm

    Venue

    FG MAN - 6 Lichfield Road, Stafford, ST17 4JX
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    Educator/s

    Shaun Buckingham

    Shaun Buckingham - Francesco Hair Salon Educator









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